Biometrics is becoming increasingly common in establishments that require high security such as state security and financial sectors. Securing Biometrics Applications investigates and identifies key impacts of biometric security applications, while discovering opportunities and challenges presented by the biometric technologies available.
This comprehensive and innovative handbook covers aspects of biometrics from the perspective of recognizing individuals at a distance, in motion, and under a surveillance scenario. The varied contributions offer the reader a multi-view approach to the topic.
This book considers biometric technology in all its broad aspects, integrating the concept seamlessly into mainstream IT while discussing legal, political and societal factors, including the cultural attitudes and the societal impact of identity management.
Biometrics has moved from using fingerprints to using many methods of assessing human physical and behavioral traits. This guide introduces a new performance evaluation framework designed to offer full coverage of performance evaluation of biometric systems.
This professional book discusses privacy as multi-dimensional, and then pulls forward the economics of privacy in the first few chapters. It combines both technical and economic aspects, presented from the perspective of the identified individual.
This unique reference offers a statistical methodology for practitioners and testers of biometric authentication systems, supplying rigorous statistical methods for evaluation which can be extended and generalized for a wide range of applications and tests.
This book brings together aspects of statistics and machine learning to provide a comprehensive guide to evaluating, interpreting and understanding biometric data. The evaluation techniques are presented rigorously and are accompanied by intuitive explanations.
Written for researchers, advanced students and practitioners to use as a handbook, this volume captures the very latest state-of-the-art research contributions from leading international researchers in the field.